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Take Control Engine - Feature Comparison

The following tables provides an at-a-glance comparison of the features and functionality available for the SolarWinds and TeamViewer Take Control engines.

Feature

Take Control Engine

SolarWinds

TeamViewer

View

Screen Size

Yes Yes

Color

Yes Yes

Bandwidth Optimization

Yes Yes

Terminal Session

Yes Yes

Show Remote Cursor

Yes No

View Only

Yes No

Full Screen

Yes Yes

Resizeable Menu

Yes No

Refresh Image

Yes Yes

Commands

Send CTRL-ALT-DEL

Yes Yes

Windows 8 Commands

Yes Yes

Block Remote Keyboard And Mouse

Yes Yes

Lock PC

Yes Yes

Interactions

Laser Pointer

Yes No

Disable Viewer Keyboard Shortcuts

Yes Yes

Start Recording Video

Yes Yes

Take Screenshot

Yes Yes

Copy Paste Options Including Send And Get

Yes No

Emergency Reboot

Yes No

Restart And Shutdown

Yes No

Remote Print

Yes Yes

Quick Dashboard

OS

Yes Yes

CPU

Yes Yes

RAM

Yes Yes

Network

Yes Yes

Disk Space

Yes Yes

Actions

Chat

Yes Yes

File Transfer

Yes Yes

Drag & Drop File Transfer

Yes Yes

Window Frame Information (Viewer)

Response Time

Yes No

Fit Screen

Yes No

DL

Yes No

UL

Yes No

Gateway

Yes NO

Attended Remote Control

No Yes

Separate Service

Yes Yes

Advanced

Use RDP

Yes No

Port Forward

Yes No

Other / Misc

Host / Viewer Co-existence?

Yes No

Password Protect System Tray

N/A Yes

Require User Confirmation

Yes Yes

Permit Connection To Login screen

Yes Yes

TeamViewer App Install

N/A Yes

Switch Sides

No Yes

Audio Call

Yes Yes
Video & Audio Calling Yes Yes

Annotate

No Yes

Tabbed Sessions

No Yes

Lock On Session End

Yes Yes

Invite Additional Participants

No

In-app Feedback To Vendor

No Yes

Downstream Language Config

Yes No

Configurable Visual Indicator

Yes No

Configurable Authentication

Yes No

Limit Image Capture

Yes No

P2P Preferential Config Option

Yes No
Passportal Integration (Windows) Yes No

Key

Supported

Not Supported

Not Applicable